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Re: sailing past close hauled?
excuse me? Whether or not this concept can sail directly into wind or not... the fact remains that the sum of the vectors is forward no matter how small it is.
Not sure what the excuse me means? If you prefer an argument, I'll pass.
If I misunderstand, I'll add that there may be a small theoretical forward vector, only if you ignore the drag vector.
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